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01-10-2013 12:49 PM
inis you're still talking about this 3 months later?

decision has been made. /thread
01-10-2013 09:53 AM
BWM2006ZX3 I'm still iffy on the subject because of the TC issue mentioned above. I do not think i can justify the $4500 for stage two and stage ones doesnt seem worth it to me. And with the extra costs of gauge pods and other hardware... Ect
10-28-2012 12:06 PM
BWM2006ZX3 Can't decide between stage 1 or stage 2...
10-26-2012 09:58 PM
BWM2006ZX3 At this point, no power goals. I just would like to see what kind of potential it has. For fun right now. Something to putts with. Racing on a drag strip or road course maybe depending on what happens. And so its not like every other focus out there with an intake, exhaust, and drop.
10-26-2012 05:03 PM
X!FOCUS What are you're power goals? ..and reason's for turbo? (racing, fun, etc..)
10-26-2012 04:56 PM
mikebontoft Boost is VERY addictive... you'll keep wanting more until there's none at all.
10-26-2012 04:55 PM
BWM2006ZX3 The only real worries i have are the lower end for one and my Trans. I WILL NOT be doing lower end with initially. And i hope that i won't have to... Crossing my fingers. Somewhere i had heard that the ATX in the 2006 focus could only handle up to about 220whp... I don't know if this is true.
10-26-2012 04:26 PM
X!FOCUS
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Originally Posted by BWM2006ZX3 View Post
Was your car still fun to drive at the 8psi? what all changed because i feel that with such little boost, i wouldnt see a significant gain for 4 grand...
Definately fun to drive! It's a lot of money to drop all at once but if you DO, don't think twice just enjoy it and don't get too carried away. Like anyone else will tell you, boost is VERY addictive!
10-26-2012 03:07 PM
mikebontoft oh yeah I forgot about that.... throttles always open so there's always boost
10-26-2012 03:05 PM
1turbofocus Turbo responds best to a ATX , you will love it even at 8psi

Tom
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